Ko Tainui te waka
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Ko Otaki te awa
Ko Ngati Raukawa ki te tonga te iwi
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Ko Hōhepa Manupiri William Cumming ahau
Tihei mauri ora!
Hōhepa grew up in Gisborne and went on to study medicine at the University of Auckland graduating in 2015. He has since worked in Rotorua, Auckland and Whanganui initially practicing hospital-based medicine and recently making the move to general practice.
He is passionate about improving the health outcomes for Māori as well as providing all patients with the knowledge and assistance to be the driver of their health and well-being.
In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his fiancé and daughter, travelling, mountain biking and playing tennis.